pupillary(redirected from pupillary constriction)
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1. A student under the direct supervision of a teacher or professor.
2. Law A minor under the supervision of a guardian.
[Middle English pupille, orphan, from Old French, from Latin pūpillus, diminutive of pūpus, boy.]
pu′pil·lar·y (-pə-lĕr′ē) adj.
The apparently black circular opening in the center of the iris of the eye, through which light passes to the retina.
[Middle English, from Old French pupille, from Latin pūpilla, little doll, pupil of the eye (from the tiny image reflected in it); see pupil1.]
pu′pi·lar, pu′pil·lar·y (-pə-lĕr′ē) adj.
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1. (Education) of or relating to a pupil or a legal ward
2. (Law) of or relating to a pupil or a legal ward
[C17: from pupil1 + -ary]
ˌpupilˈlarity, ˌpupiˈlarity n
(Anatomy) of or relating to the pupil of the eye
[C18: from Latin pūpilla pupil2]
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014
pu•pil•lar•y1(ˈpyu pəˌlɛr i)
of a pupil or student.
pu•pil•lar•y2(ˈpyu pəˌlɛr i)
of the pupil of the eye.
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|Adj.||1.||pupillary - of or relating to the pupil of the eye|
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a. pupilar, rel. a la pupila;
___ reflex → reflejo ___.
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